• Connecticut Appellate Court
  • AC 343993
  • Jan 21 2014 (Date Decided)
  • Beach, J.
The touchstone for determining whether the movement or confinement at issue constituted kidnapping is not its extensiveness, but, as explained in the 2008 Connecticut Supreme Court decision in State v. Salamon, "whether it was accomplished with the requisite intent, that is, to prevent the victim's liberation."

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